›› Measurement unit: dekametre

Full name: dekametre

Plural form: dekameters

Symbol: dam

Alternate spelling: dekametres

Category type: length

Scale factor: 10

›› SI unit: metre

The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 0.1 dekametre.

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›› Definition: Dekameter

A decametre (American spelling: dekameter, symbol: dam) is a measurement of distance equal to ten metres. This measure is included mostly for completeness. It very rarely has any practical application.

›› Sample conversions: dekametre

dekametre to arpent [France]
dekametre to palmo [Texas]
dekametre to tu
dekametre to siriometre
dekametre to milha [Portuguese]
dekametre to kilometre
dekametre to chain [Ramsden, engineer]
dekametre to link [Gunter, survey]
dekametre to milímetro
dekametre to fall [Scotland]